It’s Time for our Annual Park Contest… “On Your Park, Get Set, Go!”

On Your Park 2016

The Competition: 
Area municipalities nominated a park of their choosing and are cooperatively promoting local parks, challenging community members and residents to explore the parks throughout the month of July.  Individuals who register and vote can help their park win grant funds from the Pottstown Area Health & Wellness Foundation. At the same time, the more an individual votes, the more likely they are to win some of our great prizes!

This year, North Coventry has chosen to highlight Kenilworth Park.  Kenilworth Park offers walking trails, a disc golf course, and has a beautiful watershed.  The park also has a pavilion, a children’s playground, tennis courts and baseball fields.

Please note you must register for the contest as an individual.

Each individual registration form will count towards the bonus prize in which your park could win $1,000 for registering 50 residents!

To register visit:  Kenilworth Park information.

 What happens after you register?

  • You’ll receive a ticket packet in the mail (by July 1) that includes 1 ticket to each of our 12 participating parks!
  • You’ll also receive a map of the region so you can pick the parks you are most excited to get to know 🙂
  • You’ll need to go to Facebook and like us @ Mission Healthy Living to follow the contest updates from here on out.
  • Aside from tickets, you can take one selfie per day per park to cast more votes for your favorite places.
  • The first 100 registrants receive a T-shirt!!

 We hope to see you at the Park!


Coventry Woods Festival 2016


2016 1st Place winner Peanut2016 2nd Place winner Vincent Van Goat2016 3rd Place winner Nick





Pictures left to right: 1st Place “Peanut”, 2nd Place “Vincent Van Goat”, 3rd Place “Nick”

Thank you to everyone who turned out for the Coventry Woods Festival this past weekend!  The rain held out and it was a beautiful day at Coventry Woods!

Peanut is this year’s Fernbrook Derby winner!  Peanut’s proud owners are John and Patty Werth.  Congratulations Peanut!!

Visit our Facebook page for more pictures and videos.

Next years Festival is expected to be held on Sunday, May 21, 2017, from 1:00 – 5:00 PM at the Fernbrook Access of Coventry Woods, 1954 St. Peters Rd.  Mark your calendar and check back next year!

If you would like to sponsor next years event, enter your goat to race in the 8th annual Fernbrook Derby, have a display area, or volunteer- please contact the Township Office at 610-323-1694 for more information.

This festival is a free family event, which is designed to recognize and celebrate North Coventry Township as a healthy community with healthy lands.

Thank you to our Sponsors!!

Platinum Level:  Sager & Sager Assoc. Attorneys at Law, Valley Forge Wealth Management Inc.

Gold Level: Fitch Electronics, Fast Signs-Pottstown, Pottstown Area Health & Wellness Foundation, PECO-An Exelon Company

Silver Level: All Star Car Wash, Alpine Sanitation, Coventry Lions Club, Lowe’s of Pottstown, LTL Consultants, Laurel Locks Farm, Yucha Medical Pain Management and Chiropractic Rehabilitation

And, a big thank you to all of our volunteers!!

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